Ex-Vikings voice Dan Rowe dies


Courtesy of The Minneapolis Star Tribune

Dan Rowe, who was the play-by-play voice of the Vikings in the 1990s, died early Friday at his home in Baldwin, Wis.

Rowe, who was 67, had lived with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) for several years.ikings play-by-play announcer from 1991-2000,” the team said in a tweet.

Rowe called games from the Metrodome during that era, working through the 2000 season as the Vikings switched radio homes from WCCO to KFAN. In 2003, he went on to announce for the San Diego Chargers.

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